Hardware & Network Training

Network Security1 Month


Prerequisites :Knowledge of Computer Hardware, Network and Server Administration.


Lesson 1: Mitigating threats

  • System maintenance
  • Application security
  • Physical security
  • Malware
  • Social engineering

Lesson 2: Cryptography

  • Symmetric cryptography
  • Public key cryptography

Lesson 3: Authentication

  • Authentication factors and requirements
  • Authentication systems
  • Authentication system vulnerabilities

Lesson 4: User- and role-based security

  • Baseline security policies
  • Resource access

Lesson 5: Peripheral security

  • File and disk encryption
  • Peripheral and component security
  • Mobile device security

Lesson 6: Public key infrastructure

  • Public key cryptography
  • Implementing public key infrastructure
  • Web server security with PKI

Lesson 7: Application and messaging security

  • Application security
  • E-mail security
  • Social networking and messaging

Lesson 8: Ports and protocols

  • TCP/IP basics
  • Protocol-based attacks

Lesson 9: Network security

  • Network devices
  • Secure network topologies
  • Secure networking
  • Virtualization and cloud computing

Lesson 10: Wireless security

  • Wireless network security
  • Mobile device security

Lesson 11: Remote access security

  • Remote access
  • Virtual private networks

Lesson 12: Vulnerability testing and monitoring

  • Risk and vulnerability assessment
  • Auditing and logging
  • Intrusion detection and prevention systems
  • Incident response

Lesson 13: Organizational security

  • Organizational policies
  • Education and training
  • Disposal and destruction

Lesson 14: Business continuity

  • Business continuity planning
  • Disaster recovery
  • Environmental controls

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